Springfield Clinic Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

About Us

Our specialists evaluate and treat patients of all ages with conditions related to asthma, allergy and immunology. Common symptoms of allergies and asthma can include itchy and watery eyes, nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing and/or wheezing.

Our Services

We are dedicated to making our services convenient and accessible for you and focusing on your positive health outcomes. After meeting with you and performing a history and physical examination, our providers will discuss any additional necessary diagnostic and laboratory procedures in detail. Please feel free to ask questions about any tests, procedures, diagnoses or medications ordered.

Some of the convenient and accessible procedures we perform include, but are not limited to:

  • Allergy injections/vaccinations to decrease sensitivity to allergens

  • Clinical research trials involving conditions, such as allergies, asthma and hives

  • Exercise challenge to evaluate exercise-related asthma

  • Nasal smears to determine the presence of allergic or infectious cells

  • Oral challenges, to determine food or medication allergy

  • Patch testing to agents causing a poison ivy-type rash, including hundreds of chemicals encountered in work and daily life

  • Patient education to explain environmental control measures, medications, nature of disease triggers and use of inhalers

  • Pulmonary (lung) function studies to determine the efficiency of air flow in the lungs

  • Rhinoscopy to visualize the upper airway breathing passages by placing a fiberoptic scope into the nasal/sinus passages

  • Skin tests to determine allergies to inhalants, foods, certain antibiotics, local anesthetics and insect venoms

What we treat

Testing, evaluation, treatment and diagnosis are available for:

  • Allergic asthma and emphysema

  • Allergic eye disease

  • Allergic rhinitis/hay fever

  • Allergic skin conditions

  • Chronic cough

  • Conjunctivitis

  • Contact dermatitis

  • Drug allergy

  • Drug desensitization

  • Eczema/atopic dermatitis

  • Food allergy

  • Hoarseness

  • Immune deficiency

  • Insect allergy

  • Latex allergy

  • Non-allergic rhinitis

  • Recurrent infections

  • Shortness of breath

  • Sinusitis/sinus trouble

  • Urticaria/hives

  • Vaccine allergy

  • Vocal cord dysfunction

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